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Dateline Chicago, August 15, 2012, 7:30 a.m.  Rounding the curve to park at Navy Pier, my jaw dropped at the sight of a thousand or more young adults gathered on the lawn and sidewalks in front of the Pier, waiting for the 8 a.m. check-in time for the deferred action mega-workshop sponsored by the Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee...

Aug 16, 2012
by Susan Schreiber

The Supreme Court came so close to blocking Arizona’s “papers, please” mandate in June and its failure to do so has serious consequences for immigrant advocates and the communities they serve.  In addition to claiming that  the Court could not really...

Jul 31, 2012
by Karen Siciliano Lucas

In the month since the President announced the policy to grant Deferred Action to DREAMers, I’ve had the opportunity to meet and work with many extraordinary and inspiring young people.  From the young woman whose family got legal “help” from someone...

Jul 17, 2012
by Allison Posner


Featured Resources

By Ilissa Mira, CLINIC Training and Legal Support Attorney

Apr 15, 2014

 Join us for a free webinar on fee waivers for naturalization applications as we discuss the following topics.

Apr 3, 2014

Would you like to know more about how your nonprofit agency and staff can become authorized to provide immigration legal services? Join us for this webinar training on Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) agency recognition and staff accreditation.

Mar 25, 2014

By Susan Schreiber

If you represent LPRs in removal proceedings, you will want to take a close look at the Board's recent  decision in Matter of Abdelghany, 26  I&N Dec. 254 (BIA 2014), which presents a new framework for analyzing LPR eligibility for INA § 212 (c) waivers.  It will likely result in more LPRs...

Mar 24, 2014